New Year’s Intentions, NOT Resolutions

New Year’s Intentions, Not Resolutions I hope you had a very happy Christmas with family and friends and that you got everything you wished for.  There is four days left of 2020.   How are you spending it?  Are you off or working? Are you taking it easy or getting  ready for the new year?  Whatever your plans this …

Dealing With Loss During the Holidays

This time of year can be hard for those of us who have lost a loved one. I lost my beloved dog, Bailey, right at Christmas back in in 2014; it was unexpected and devastating, to say the least, as I had her for 11 years. She was such a good companion that I still …

7 Ways to Overcome Self-Defeating Behaviors

I have been seeing a major trend lately that has nothing to do with the pandemic. The problems is self-defeating behavior which is preventing people from going after what they want in life, whether that is their career, their business, or life in general. I have been interacting with many business owners from around the …

Staying Hopeful During Uncertain Times: 3 Tips to Follow

Life isn’t always the way we want it to be. All we have to do is to glance at the headlines to see that we continue to live in very uncertain times. The job we thought was safe might not be there tomorrow, there have been many layoffs in my own backyard with the theme …

6 Tips for Getting a Hold on Self-Doubt

6 Tips for Getting a Hold on Self-Doubt Did you know that a whopping 85 percent of people have low-esteem? This issue affects their personal and professional lives, including their careers, their health, and their salaries. In other words, self-doubt and low self-esteem can keep you from reaching your peak potential. These personality traits appear …

How Inspiration Can Come From Changing Your Scenery

I did something today that I haven't done in months - I decided to clean out my home office and work there (where I am as I write this). Prior, I've been doing work in my living room, in front of the TV. What I've come to realize is that moving into this space, and …